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2021 Night Glow 5K
The "Original" Night Glow Event in Stark County has become one of the premier running events in northeast ohio attracting on average 1,500 participants.   Please join us on Friday, June 25th for a unique event that starts late in the evening with fireworks and finishes in the North Park across from the High School in the midst of the Jackson Community Celebration.

The township police are asking race participants to park in the west parking lots behind the high school.

The event will have a "soft cap" 1000 Registration will close prior to packet pick up on the 24th. No Race Day Registraion 

COVID Guidelines:
Jasckson Night Glow COVID Busniss Plan

Thursday, June 24
5:00-8:00pm - Packet Pickup - Jackson High School (7600 Fulton Drive N.W. Massillon, OH 44646)

Friday, June 25
No Event Day - Pickup/Registration!
9:30pm - 5K Run & Fun Walk/Competive Walk - Start Fulton Drive in front of Jackson High School and Finish Community Parkway inside Jackson North Park.

We provide the following garments with your registration!  Night Glow shirts will only be guaranteed for those who preregister by midnight of June 16th.  We will continue to offer shirts on the registration website as long as they are available. Shirt sizes are extra small to Triple Extra Large - unisex sizes this year 

5K Run & Fun Walk will be top 5 overall and 4 in each age group.  Age Groups are 12-Under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, & 80-Over.

5K Competitive Walk will be top 3 overall and 3 in each age group.  Age Groups are 19-Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, & 70-Over. 

Awards will be given out at the conclusion of the event - the awards tent will be near the finish line just stop by and we will hand you your award if you placed in your age group. We will have live results for you to check to see if you in fact an age group winner. 

All donations go to help support the Jackson Cross Country programs. Donations can also be given by going to this link fundraiser page, donations can also be made through the registration process.

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Please Contact Kevin at kjw2jc@bearworks.jackson.sparcc.org if you have any questions.